Power and Glory

A wander around the streets of London always unearths some fantastic examples of street art and this was more than apparent on Kingsland Road near The Glory Pub and U7 Lounge in Haggerston. Artist Zabou had painted a large wall as part of the Opening Doors London event celebrating LGBTQ+ History Month – held each…

Teufelsberg Calling

Set a few miles West from the centre of Berlin is a former US listening station called Teufelsberg. For much of the Cold War, the Americans and British used the Teufelsberg – a 120-metre hill in the west of Berlin to eavesdrop – for surveillance over Warsaw Pact countries. It has now laid empty for…

The bird ride slide

Set on the cusp of the so-called trendy area of Cardiff – ‘Pontcanna’ – Colour Doomed’s creation in the Spring of 2014 was painted high up on the side of some art workshops in the city. Painted on a striking red bricked wall – the predominently blue bird is depicted having fun sliding down The…

Wasp Elder in a state

Whilst residing in Cardiff the artist brighten up the city of Cardiff painting under the name of Colour Doomed for many years – whereas since moving on to more exotic places like Berlin and London he’s now painting under the pseudonym of Wasp Elder. In April 2017 Wasp Elder ventured to the London suburb of…

Wasp Elder and Helen Bur on Hanbury Street

View this post on Instagram WIP @abcdefghelens & @waspelder A post shared by Nelly Balazs (@monoprixx) on Jan 11, 2017 at 2:07pm PST Artists Colour Doomed and Helen Bur took to a back street wall in London’s Shoreditch area for their latest creation. Painting as Wasp Elder and HB the canvas was on a long…

Home and Away

Stalwarts of the Cardiff art scene – Colourdoomed and HB returned for one week only to paint in a fantastic location slap bang in the city centre. Arriving from their current base in Germany – the duo took to a beige rendered wall on Barrack Lane to unleash their latest creation on the city’s walls….

Listening out

A random visit to a disused building in the north of the city and obvious signs of nature totally taking over this derelict farmhouse. A little rummage around and what looked like a character began to appear from the wilderness on one of the crumbling concrete walls. Distinct in style and one of the last…

The colour of money

Regular Cardiff street artist Colourdoomed has taken to a wall in the Roath part of the city to unleash his latest offering. Painting on the side of a house on Inverness Place the artist spent many days covering the white canvas with a giant blue character holding up a small character in his fingers. A…

Camden Colour

A bank holiday visit to the trendy London suburb of Camden for two Cardiff artists HB and Colourdoomed. It’s great to see that Camden is on the up with highly respected artists visiting the area to add to the already burgeoning street art scene that is appearing around every street. View this post on Instagram…

Kera kardiff kollab

A regular visitor to the city and this time an invited guest of the Empty Walls‘ organisers – so after completing his mammoth task of painting the whole side of the Millennium Plaza there was still one more job for Kera to complete! Click the image below to see more pictures of Kera’s large piece…

Vacation dawgz

It’s always great to hear when an artist is painting a new wall in Cardiff – but it’s even more exciting news when you hear it’s a collaboration between two of them – step forward Colourdoomed and HB for the latest masterpiece in the city. Local photographer Terry Matthews has been passing the location each…